Tarquin McTavish (b. 1955) was a wizard who was imprisoned in Azkaban for trapping his Muggle neighbour in a teakettle.[1][2]


  • The name "Tarquin" is from the Roman name Tarquinius, which is of unknown meaning, possibly Etruscan in origin. This was the name of two early kings of Rome.

Behind the scenes


Notes and references

  1. "Timeline of the Wizarding World (infographic)" at Pottermore (Archived; view transcript on Reddit)
  2. Wizard of the Month
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.